A Small Stone And Concrete House Built Completely Off The Grid Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 8, 2021

A Small Stone And Concrete House Built Completely Off The Grid

After their clients made the drastic decision to move out of the city into a very remote part of South Africa, the team at studio Nadine Engelbrecht Architect were faced with the challenge of designing and building a house that was completely off the grid.  The area was so remote in fact that the client...

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20 Alternative DIY Side Table Ideas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on July 8, 2021

20 Alternative DIY Side Table Ideas

Whether it’s a side table for the corner of the living room or a nightstand, small tables can be very versatile, functional, and stylish. But today, we’re not highlighting or talking about regular’ old side tables, we’re going to show you some alternatives to the generic instead. You can DIY these side table alternatives with...

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How To Remove Rust From Metal Of Any Kind Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on July 8, 2021

How To Remove Rust From Metal Of Any Kind

Removing rust from metal isn’t as complicated as you may think. You can remove it with a variety of substances and chemicals, depending on the type of metal object you are working with. But you may have to forfeit some elbow grease.  If you see a metal item that you just can’t handle losing, then...

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Cactus Nail String Art With Painted pot Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on July 8, 2021

Cactus Nail String Art With Painted pot

Nail string art is one of the many creative techniques which can be used to create beautiful and unique decorations. There’s different levels of complexity to it and all sorts of string art patterns that be used but at the core it all remains simple and accessible. Today we’re checking out a small project with...

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An Air Hammer Is A Must-Have Tool For Any DIY’er Full story

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on July 7, 2021

An Air Hammer Is A Must-Have Tool For Any DIY’er

You’ve decided that the old tile in your main bathroom is just too outdated and must go, but what’s the best tool for removing it? Or maybe you need to free some frozen or corroded nuts or cut through sheet metal, and you need a tool that will stand up to the job. An air...

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How To Find And Buy Rough Cut Lumber Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on July 7, 2021

How To Find And Buy Rough Cut Lumber

If you’re lucky enough to build something out of lumber in your lifetime, then you’ve probably come across rough-cut lumber. This type of lumber is different than treated lumber and not often sold at hardware stores. To get rough-cut lumber, you usually need to visit a lumberyard or other supplier. Rough sawn lumber is cut...

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How To Install A Garage Door Properly Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on July 7, 2021

How To Install A Garage Door Properly

Most private homes in America have garages, which means most homes have garage doors. If you’re one of the few families that don’t have garages, then you may be interested in learning how to build one. The most important difference between a regular add-on and a garage add-on is the garage door. That’s because any...

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Gorgeous Boho Throw Pillow Ideas to Decorate Your Home Full story

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on July 7, 2021

Gorgeous Boho Throw Pillow Ideas to Decorate Your Home

Boho throw pillows and home decor is one of those trends that will never go out of style. The boho vagabond lifestyle influences, unlike other home design trends that are gone and passed, is obviously here to stay, because of its versatility and unlimited possibilities. Today, we’re going to take a deeper look at what...

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